Chicken with Cashew Yogurt Sauce

  • Yield servings


1 cup plain yogurt
2 teaspoons minced fresh ginger
1/4 teaspoon each:white pepper,ground cardamom,ground allspice
2 tablespoons butter
1 small onion,chopped
2 cloves garlic,minced
1/2 cup roasted cashews
1/4 teaspoon each:ground cardamom,chili powder.turmeric
1 1/2 cups plain yogurt
4 -- boneless chicken breasts
1 tablespoon garlic infused oil
1/2 cup halved cashews,for garnish
1 small bunch fresh parsley,chopped


1.combine marinade ingredients(yogurt through ground allspice)in resealable chicken in bag and turn to coat.
2.refrigerate 1 1/2 hours,drain and discard marinade.
3.while chicken marinates,make nut sauce.Heat butter in saucepan,saute onion,garlic,cashews and spices for 5 minutes.Stir occasionally,let cool.Puree mix in food processor.Blend in yogurt.Set aside.
4.Heat garlic oil in large skillet over med-high heat.Cook chicken for 20-25 minutes,turning after 10 minutes.Remove to platter,drizzle with nut sauce,garnish with cashews and fresh parsley



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